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  • The International Business Environment and National Identity

    By Tatiana Gladkikh

    Globalisation influences every aspect of post-modern social reality. However, little empirical research has considered how globalisation affects people’s perception of their national attachments. This book explores the nature of national identity in our increasingly globalised society. "Who Are You…

    Hardback – 2017-08-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

  • Decolonising Intercultural Education

    Colonial differences, the geopolitics of knowledge, and inter-epistemic dialogue

    By Robert Aman

    At the centre of Decolonising Intercultural Education is a simple yet fundamental question: is it possible to learn from the Other? This book argues that many recent efforts to theorise interculturality restrict themselves to a variety of interpretations within a Western framework of knowledge,…

    Hardback – 2017-07-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • An Overheated World

    An Anthropological History of the Early 21st Century

    Edited by Thomas Hylland Eriksen

    Although economic, cultural and demographic changes are part and parcel of the modern world, changes in a number of areas have accelerated in the last quarter-century — a period sometimes spoken of as the global information society, a world of ‘liquid modernity’ — or of fully-fledged global…

    Hardback – 2017-07-21 
    Routledge

  • On the Shoulders of Grandmothers

    Gender, Migration, and Post-Soviet Nation-State Building

    By Cinzia D. Solari

    On the Shoulders of Grandmothers, is a global ethnography of Ukrainian transnational migration. Gendered migrant subjectivities are a key site for understanding the production of neoliberal capitalism and Ukrainian nation-state building, a fraught process that places Ukraine precariously between…

    Paperback – 2017-07-20 
    Routledge

  • Globalization: The Career of a Concept

    Edited by Manfred B. Steger, Paul James

    One of the keywords of our time, ‘globalization’ frames how we understand our interconnected world. An ambiguous signifier carrying multiple meanings, the term is usually used to refer to the extension and intensification of social relations across the world. Many works have been authored that deal…

    Paperback – 2017-07-10 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Globalizations

  • Elite Mobilities

    Edited by Thomas Birtchnell, Javier Caletrío

    Small in number but great in influence, mobile elites have shaped the contours of global capitalism. Today these elites continue to flourish globally but in a changing landscape. The current economic crisis—and rising concerns about the moral legitimacy of extreme wealth—coincides with stern…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge
    Changing Mobilities

  • The Global Repositioning of Japanese Religions

    An integrated approach

    By Ugo Dessi

    The Global Repositioning of Japanese Religions: An Integrated Approach explores how Japanese religions respond to the relativizing effects of globalization, thereby repositioning themselves as global players. Organized around concrete case studies focusing on the engagement of Japanese Buddhism,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-27 
    Routledge
    Global Connections

  • Risky Trade

    Infectious Disease in the Era of Global Trade

    By Ann Marie Kimball

    The current value of global trade has reached a staggering annual figure of $6 trillion in merchandise crossing borders. Such prolific global trading has, at the same time, begun to raise fears of pandemics and concerns for global health. Yet, investment in public health infrastructure and disease…

    Paperback – 2017-06-20 
    Routledge

  • Islam, Standards, and Technoscience

    In Global Halal Zones

    By Johan Fischer

    Paperback – 2017-06-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Critical Reflections on Migration, ‘Race’ and Multiculturalism

    Australia in a Global Context

    Edited by Martina Boese, Vince Marotta

    Migration and its associated social practices and consequences have been studied within a multitude of academic disciplines and in the context of policies at local, national and regional level. This edited collection provides an introduction and critical review of conceptual developments and…

    Hardback – 2017-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Race and Ethnicity

  • The Known Economy

    Romantics, Rationalists, and the Making of a World Scale

    By Colin Danby

    Why do critics and celebrants of globalization concur that international trade and finance represent an inexorable globe-bestriding force with a single logic? The Known Economy shows that both camps rest on the same ideas about how the world is scaled. Two centuries ago romantic and rationalist…

    Hardback – 2017-05-25 
    Routledge
    CRESC

  • Media as Politics in South Asia

    Edited by Sahana Udupa, Stephen D. McDowell

    The dramatic expansion of the media and communications sector since the 1990s has brought South Asia on the global scene as a major center for media production and consumption. This book is the first overview of media expansion and its political ramifications in South Asia during these years of…

    Hardback – 2017-05-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

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